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EU court provides boost for designers - Karen Millen Fashions v Dunnes Stores

  • D Young & Co
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • September 9 2014

In its recent judgment of Karen Millen Fashions Limited v Dunnes Stores the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJ) has issued a clear and

Change by design

  • Marks & Clerk
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 4 2014

Many changes to UK design law are due to come into effect on 1 October 2014. The changes arise from The Intellectual Property Act 2014 with the

Important changes to UK design law

  • Bird & Bird
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 18 2014

A number of changes to design law in the UK will come into force on 1 October 2014. These changes are being introduced by the Intellectual Property

UK: calculating damages for design infringement

  • Bird & Bird
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 18 2014

The case of Kohler Mira Limited v Bristan Group Limited related to the infringement of two Community registered designs and a number of UK

Surface decoration, line drawings and CADs in community design registrations a review

  • Bird & Bird
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 18 2014

One of the issues which has arisen repeatedly in English design cases in recent years, but still remains unsettled, is how the presence of colour(s

"Fashioning" prior art CJEU ruling on unregistered community designs

  • RPC
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • August 7 2014

On reference from the Irish Supreme Court, the Court of Justice of the European (CJEU) has provided further commentary on the scope of prior art

Copiers and commissioners beware - new changes to the law on designs in the IP Act 2014

  • Pitmans LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 5 2014

The Intellectual Property Act 2014 (Act) comes into force on 1 October 2014 and this article highlights some of the key changes relating to designs

Design protection Q&A: the rundown on legally protecting your designs

  • D Young & Co
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 1 2014

There's little doubt that the design and aesthetic appearance of consumer goods is becoming increasingly important to obtain an advantage over

New UK Intellectual Property Act strengthens IP rights

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 2 2014

On 14 May 2014, the new UK Intellectual Property Act ("the Act") received Royal Assent. According to the UK Intellectual Property Office (IPO), the

IP Act business guidance on designs

  • Mewburn Ellis LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 30 2014

As previously reported on our website here the IP Act 2014 makes a number of changes to the UK law on design protection. The Intellectual Property